Chicago area career training

PMP®/CAPM® Project Management Professional Certification

Summary

Instructor-led
2295
On-site
Call
Duration
40 Hours
* Pricing and Logistics are subject to change without notice.
 

Why Should You Take Your Project Management Course at MicroTrain?

MicroTrain is an IT and business skills training organization with a focus on getting professionals back to work. Our vision is to see each person develop a habit of lifelong learning, professional development, and career advancement.

Microtrain’s 5-day PMP® and CAPM exam prep instructor-led course is designed to teach the project management framework necessary for success on the exam and on the job. Our certified instructors present the material in an informative, easy-to-digest manner. In addition to hands-on instruction, included in the course fee are a comprehensive course workbook and supplemental training aids.

Microtrain has been helping professionals achieve certifications for almost 20 years. We offer PMP®-certified instructors, in-classroom instruction, supplemental training materials valued at over $200 and the Microtrain Exam Pass Guarantee. 

As a Project Management Institute (PMI) R.E.P., MicroTrain ensures you that this course has been endorsed by the world's leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program, and portfolio management profession. Founded in 1969, PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education, and research. PMI advances careers, improves organizational success and further matures the profession of project management through its globally recognized standards, certifications, resources, tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses, and networking opportunities.

NOTE - This course is a WIOA Approved Training Program. 

About This Course

Our current PMP and CAPM exam preparation course is based on the PMBOK Guide, 5th edition and provides 35 project management education hours PLUS 5 hours for in-class exam preparation.

Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam Prep

PMP® Exam Preparation Certifications such as PMI’s globally-recognized Project Management Professional (PMP®) provide a significant advantage when it comes to salary and earning potential. Among survey respondents, those with a PMP® certification garner a higher salary (20% higher on average) than those without a PMP® certification. For more details about this course and how to qualify for the exam, go to PMP exam prep 

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) Certification Exam Prep

Organizations with standardized practices attain better results. Because the CAPM® recognizes your knowledge of the profession’s preeminent global standard, you'll stand out to employers and be poised to move ahead. For more details about this course and how to qualify for the exam, go to CAPM exam prep 

Outline

The PMP® and CAPM® course outline follows the current PMBOK® Guide, 5th edition.

  • Course Overview
  • Project Management Foundation Terminology
  • Understanding the PMBOK Guide 47 processes and 10 knowledge areas
  • Initiating Process Group
  • Planning Process Group
  • Executing Process Group
  • Monitoring and Controlling Process Group
  • Closing Process Group
  • Professional and Social Responsibility

NOTE: The PMBOK® Guide, 6th edition will be available September 6, 2017. However, the PMP® and CAPM® exams will not be changing until Q1 2018.

To find out the latest information about the PMBOK® Guide, 6th edition, please see the PMI Website 

Prerequisites

To view the prerequisites for the course and PMP® exam go to Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam Prep 

To view the prerequisites for the course and CAPM® exam go to ​Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) Certification Exam Prep 

Exam Details

Exam PMP®: Project Management Professional

The Logistics of Your Exam

  1. The cost of the exam is an additional $555
  2. Apply for the exam at the PMI website.

  3. Once your application is approved, locate a Prometric testing center and schedule your PMP exam

  4. Review Project Management Professional (PMP) Handbook for more information on exam policies and procedures

Exam Information

Exam Code PMP
Prerequisites

35 hours of project management education (covered in Microtrain course)

            -AND-

B.A. and 4500 hrs (3 yrs) leading and directing projects within the last 8 years

             -OR-

High school diploma and 7500 hours (5 yrs) leading and directing projects within the last 8 years
Number of Questions 200
Passing Score Pass/Fail
Types of Questions Multiple choice
Length of Test 4 hours
Exam Results Provided immediately

Exam: Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

The Logistics of Your Exam

  1. The cost of the exam is an additional $364
  2. Apply for the exam at the PMI website.

  3. Once your application is approved, locate a Prometric testing center and schedule your PMP exam

  4. Review CAPM Handbook for more information on exam policies and procedures

Exam Information

Exam Code CAPM
Prerequisites

Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)

1,500 hours of project experience

OR

23 hours of project management education completed by the time you sit for the exam

Number of Questions 150
Passing Score Pass/Fail
Types of Questions Multiple choice
Length of Test 3 hours
Exam Results Provided immediately

Course Schedule

Chicago
200 W Adams Suite 410 Chicago, IL 60606
11/13/2017 - 11/17/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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01/06/2018 - 02/03/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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01/08/2018 - 01/12/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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Lombard
720 E Butterfield Rd Suite 100 Lombard, IL 60148
10/30/2017 - 11/03/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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11/11/2017 - 12/16/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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12/11/2017 - 12/15/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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01/22/2018 - 01/26/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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02/10/2018 - 03/10/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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Deerfield
770 Lake Cook Rd Suite 200 Deerfield, Il 60015
02/05/2018 - 02/09/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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